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Alumnus David Barberi (’12) wins race for prosecutor

November 8, 2018

Congratulations to alumnus David Barberi (’12), who won his race for Isabella County (MI) prosecutor! As reported in the Morning Sun:

Barberi wins Isabella prosecutor race...

TJSL Trial Team Wins the Association of Business Trial Lawyers Mock Trial Championship

November 6, 2018

The TJSL Epsten, Grinnell & Howell, APC National Trial Team won the Association of Business Trial Lawyers Mock Trial Championship in an excellent round against the University of San Diego...

Myra Chack Fleischer (’96) Named National President for Jewish National Fund Campaign

November 2, 2018

Congratulations to Myra Chack Fleischer, who is the new president of the Jewish National Fund’s Women for Israel Campaign. In that capacity, she will oversee an effort to raise $26 million, which...

Professor Anders Kaye Appointed Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

October 31, 2018

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Anders Kaye as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. 

Professor Kaye has been a dedicated member of the...

Brian Findley (’07) Honored as an “Outstanding Trial Lawyer”

October 30, 2018

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Alumni Board President Brian Findley (’07) was honored on Friday, October 26th as an “Outstanding Trial Lawyer” at the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego’s...

Seven Thomas Jefferson Students Awarded Scholarships at La Raza Lawyers Annual Dinner

October 25, 2018

Congratulations to the TJSL students who were awarded scholarships at the annual 2018 La Raza Lawyers Annual Dinner! This event was held at the Westin Emerald Hotel in downtown San Diego on...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Hosts 11th Annual Judicial Mixer and Awards

October 19, 2018

(PRLEAP.COM) On Thursday, October 11th, Thomas Jefferson School of Law hosted its 11th Annual Judicial Mixer and Awards Reception. The event was held at the beautiful James M. Carter and Judith N...

Linda Keller Appointed Interim Dean, Karin Sherr Appointed Interim President

October 18, 2018

Thomas Jefferson School of Law has announced the appointment of Linda Keller as Interim Dean and Karin Sherr as Interim President.  Linda Keller joined the faculty in 2003, was appointed Associate...

Criminal Law Fellowship Program’s 2018-2019 Practitioner Presentation Series Launches

October 17, 2018

The Criminal Law Fellowship Program’s 2018-19 practitioner presentation series got off to a flying start with two guest speakers in the last week. Professor Anders Kaye, Co-Director of the...

Alumna Esther J. Choe Joins Leech Tishman

October 16, 2018

Congratulations to Thomas Jefferson alumna Esther Choe (’14), who last month joined the business law firm Leech Tishman. Ms. Choe will work in the Intellectual Property and Litigation Practice...